“Neither side has been willing to come to an agreement,” Speaker Thissen said as to why expanded background checks and...
Updated: May 02, 2013, - 12:13 AM
The Minnesota House decided to make early-childhood education programs more affordable, to pump more money into K-12 classrooms and to eliminate testing requirements for graduation.
Updated: April 23, 2013, - 09:48 PM
The bipartisan measure would bar employers in Minnesota from asking about criminal convictions on initial applications.
Updated: April 20, 2013, - 06:41 PM
Business groups defend minimum score to graduate.
Updated: April 17, 2013, - 11:23 AM
Electronic gambling hasn’t taken off, so legislators consider a tax on sports memorabilia and jerseys to fund share of Vikings...
Updated: April 10, 2013, - 11:17 PM
From preschool to college, changes would be far-reaching.
Updated: April 01, 2013, - 11:18 PM
Governor said it is too soon to panic about whether the electronic games will cover the state’s share of the...
Updated: March 27, 2013, - 08:39 AM
Minnesota curriculum plan was challenged as “anti-American,” but judge found it reasonable.
Updated: March 24, 2013, - 07:39 PM
The House measure would extend background checks only to private sales that are made at gun shows.
Updated: March 21, 2013, - 09:58 PM